Impairment Of Vision

CLINICAL APPROACH AND DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS (contd) Bitemporal hemianopia/quadrantanopia

Involvement of the upper quadrants first indicates compression of the optic chiasma from below and suggests:

- PITUITARY ADENOMA

- NASOPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA

- SPHENOID SINUS MUCOCELE

Skull X-ray/ CT scan/MRI

Involvement of the lower quadrants first indicates compression of the optic chiasma from above and suggests:

- CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA

- THIRD VENTRICULAR TUMOUR

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